International News

Secret tapes of Sarkozy ruled legal

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 03:19
A French court rules that wire-tapped conversations between ex-President Sarkozy and his lawyer can be used as evidence.

Caption Challenge: Space capsule

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 03:07
It's the Caption Challenge.

Man jailed over murder and rapes

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:58
A Falkirk man who raped two women in front of the body of an escort he had stabbed 44 times is jailed for life.

Judge orders maternity deal talks

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:47
The two sides in a dispute over plans to downgrade maternity services at a Denbighshire hospital are ordered to try and reach an agreement by a judge.

Pirate Capt Kidd's 'treasure' found

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:38
Archaeologists in Madagascar say they have found what is thought to be the treasure of notorious Scottish pirate William Kidd.

Ex CEO declines gas death questions

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:32
The former boss of tour operator Thomas Cook refuses to answer questions at the inquests into the deaths of two children who died from carbon monoxide poisoning while on holiday.

Five arrested over stabbing death

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:30
Detectives investigating the murder of a 27-year-old man in Leeds arrest five people.

VIDEO: Left for dead on the Lusitania

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:29
On the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Lusitania a County Down woman tells the story of her grandmother's remarkable survival

Thai police 'linked to trafficking'

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:27
Thai authorities say more than 50 officers are transferred from their posts over suspected links to human traffickers.

Victoria proposes to Harry in Sydney

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 02:27
Thousands of people wish Prince Harry well as his Australian army secondment ends - including one woman who proposed to him.

Blatter wants action on women's game

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:51
Fifa boss Sepp Blatter says women's football is "limping behind" the men's game in both profile and sponsorship.

Why Boko Haram remains a threat

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:47
The BBC looks at whether recent successes by the Nigerian military against Boko Haram will bring a total defeat for the Islamist militant group.

Corden nominated for US TV prize

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:46
James Corden's US talk show is nominated for a Critics' Choice TV award, less than two months on from the British star's late-night debut.

One room survives mansion fire

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:37
One room of a Surrey mansion devastated by fire has survived "almost intact", the National Trust says.

Father defends Brady over report

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:33
Tom Brady Sr criticises a report claiming his son was "aware" of a plan to under-inflate balls, calling it "Framegate".

Nintendo first profit in four years

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:33
Japanese videogame maker Nintendo makes its first annual operating profit in four years, beating its forecast as well as the market's.

Former Caterham HQ to be sold off

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 01:05
Bids in excess of £5.5m are being sought for the former headquarters of the collapsed Caterham Formula 1 team.

The cows that queue up to milk themselves

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 00:58
The cows that queue up to milk themselves

Teen held over north Belfast bomb

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 00:30
An 18-year-old man is arrested in connection with a bomb in north Belfast.

Is the Spanish season really over?

BBC - Thu, 2015-05-07 00:19
Is the Spanish football season really over?